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Long-Duration Energy Storage: The Time Is Now

Findings in a new PNNL report show long-duration energy storage will be a necessity in decarbonizing the grid and recommends the planning and procurement process to identify those needs start immediately.
25-May-2023 2:35 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Math Primes High-Performance Computing for the Age of AI

To overcome high-performance computing bottlenecks, a research team at PNNL proposed using graph theory, a mathematical field that explores relationships and connections between a number, or cluster, of points in a space.
23-May-2023 6:20 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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New AI Model Aims to Plug Key Gap in Cybersecurity Readiness

Researchers have knitted together three large databases of information to help cybersecurity experts detect and prevent attacks.
23-May-2023 1:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Drones Fly Low and Slow for Radiation Detection

Unoccupied aerial vehicles, better known as drones, have rapidly advanced from a quirky, high-flying novelty to a versatile workhorse.
18-May-2023 6:10 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Sustaining U.S. Nuclear Power Plants Could be Key to Decarbonization

As the world races to discover solutions for reaching net zero carbon emissions, a PNNL analysis quantifies the economic value of the existing nuclear power fleet and its carbon-free energy contributions.
2-May-2023 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Recycled Aluminum Offers Energy, Emissions and Electric Vehicle Battery Range Savings

Scrap aluminum can now be collected and transformed directly into new vehicle parts using an innovative process being developed by the automotive industry, in particular for electric vehicles.
18-Apr-2023 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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More Frequent Hurricanes Raise Risk to U.S. East and Gulf Coasts

New research finds that global warming will bring stronger and more frequent hurricanes to U.S. coasts, up by a third compared to current levels.
7-Apr-2023 7:50 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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The Flightpath from a Groundbreaking Catalyst to Jets that Soar on Renewable Fuel from Waste

PNNL-developed catalytic process and catalyst to upgrade ethanol to sustainable aviation fuel wins American Chemical Society award.
4-Apr-2023 2:35 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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PNNL Scientist Inspires Next Generation at the National Science Bowl

Physicist Emily Mace will share her science journey and an interactive presentation about her current research with middle school and high school students from across the country at the National Science Bowl.
24-Apr-2023 6:05 PM EDT

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Mentoring the Next Generation STEM Workforce

Mentoring interns creates opportunities to inspire the future, diverse workforce with pathways into STEM careers.
27-Oct-2022 2:30 PM EDT

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Well, This Is Cool: PNNL’s Bruce Kay Is A Supercooled Water Expert

Bruce Kay is an international authority on how water, and whose research examines how fast reactions occur between molecules and surfaces and also how they convert from solid to liquid to gas.
30-Aug-2021 3:45 PM EDT

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A Call to Rethink Electricity Measurement

PNNL researcher's proposed overhaul of outdated electricity measurements could mean fewer blackouts, better automation, and more clean energy resources.
4-Aug-2021 8:45 AM EDT

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Energy Technologies Move Closer to Commercial Use

Federal and industry-matched funding will move 11 PNNL technologies closer to commercialization where they will help bolster U.S. competitiveness.
28-Jun-2021 3:05 PM EDT

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New Clean Energy Process Converts Methane to Hydrogen with Zero Carbon Dioxide Emissions

PNNL, teaming with academia and industry, develops a novel zero-emission methane pyrolysis process that produces both hydrogen and high-value carbon solids.
18-Mar-2021 4:45 PM EDT

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